What you need to apply

Prerequisite Courses

  •  The courses below are required for admission; you may apply while coursework is in progress:

Prerequisite Coursework


Biology or Zoology with Lab 1 year required
Chemistry Sequence, including
organic chemistry,
inorganic chemistry and biochemistry,
with Labs
2 years required
Physics with Lab 1 year required
Composition (writing intensive) 1 quarter or semester required
*Prerequisite course grades must be "C" or better.

**The admissions committee also recommends human anatomy, molecular biology and statistics.
***Advanced Placement credits may fulfill prerequisite requirements as long as an upper level course in that discipline is completed.

Bachelor's Degree

  • To be considered for admission, you must have a B.A. or B.S. or complete the requirements for a degree before enrollment. The degree must be from an accredited institution

Test Scores

  • Competitive scores on a standardized exam such as DAT, GRE, or MCAT. GRE scores must be sent directly to Rosalind Franklin University from Education Testing Services (ETS)

GPA

Letters of Recommendation

  • Either one committee letter or three individual letters of recommendations from persons involved in the students’ previous educational experience are required.

Transcripts

  • Official transcripts submitted from each college, university, and community college previously attended

Experience

  • Demonstration of interest and understanding of the medical field and its various components. The motivation and commitment to health care, as demonstrated by previous employment, volunteer work, or other experiences

Leadership

  • Demonstration of leadership characteristics through academic or community service activities

Volunteering

  • Demonstration of a commitment to public service through variety of humanitarian activities

Communication

  • Demonstration of strong oral and written communication skills.
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